SAIC-led consortium to analyse NATO missile defense

Launch of a Fateh-110 short-range surface-to-surface missile by Iranian armed forces,  Aug. 25, 2010.

From David Brunnstrom, Reuters:  NATO signed a contract with a consortium led by U.S.-based Science Applications International Corp on Tuesday to analyse ways of transforming the alliance’s battlefield missile defence system. . . .

It said engineers from France’s EADS Astrium , Germany’s IABG, Italy’s SELEX SI, TNO of the Netherlands, Britain’s QINETIQ and SAIC and Raytheon from the United States would form the core technical team.  (photo: AP)

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